The objectives for accounting majors are that students will:
understand the accounting equation how to apply generally accepted accounting principles to business transactions (Academic);
demonstrate aptitude in applying concepts learned in the areas of auditing and tax accounting (Vocational);
develop an understanding of the accounting profession through a Christian worldview (Christian);
learn of the importance of monetary policy of the United States and how it is related to the accounting profession (Patriotic);
learn to view accounting concepts as essential elements of financial accountability (Cultural).
Majors and minors are expected to participate in assessments administered by the Accounting Department.
Students completing this degree will not be eligible to sit for the CPA upon graduation. In order to become eligible they will be required to complete additional courses in accounting and general business at either the graduate or undergraduate level.